Very Reverend Frank Nelson shares a personal message and the latest news about life at St Peter’s Cathedral. Read more…


St Peter’s Cathedral is one of Adelaide’s iconic landmarks. Step inside and enjoy the awe-inspiring interior, and uncover fascinating stories about its history with an organised tour. Read more…


From weekly worship to special services, music recitals, education and public lectures there is always  a wide variety of special events at the Cathedral. Read more…


St Peter’s is the ideal setting for weddings with its neo-gothic architecture, towers, spires, ornate carved furniture, stained glass windows and traditional interior. Read more…

St Peter’s Cathedral is a landmark in the City of Adelaide, an important part of the city’s heritage. However, the Cathedral is much more than a beautiful historic building. It is also the mother church of the Anglican Diocese of Adelaide and home to a dynamic and inclusive sacramental community, which cherishes excellent liturgy, music and preaching

St Peter’s Cathedral is open daily to visitors from Monday-Saturday, 9.30pm-4.00pm & Sundays 12.30pm-4.00pm.


Our Sunday Services are:
8.00 am – Said Holy Communion 
(Traditional language, from the Book of Common Prayer)
10.30 am – Choral Eucharist
(Contemporary language, from A Prayer Book of Australia)
6.00 pm – Choral Evensong
(Alternate weeks, traditional and contemporary language)

During the week:
7.30 am – Holy Communion
8.45 am – Morning Prayer

10.00 am – Holy Communion (BCP)
5.15 pm – Choral Evensong

What’s on

History Festival
01/05/2016 - 31/05/2016 / All Day
St Peter’s Cathedral is a landmark of Adelaide and an important part of the city’s heritage. Come and explore the Cathedral’s rich and fascinating history…

City of Adelaide Band - Community Concert
01/05/2016 / 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
City of Adelaide Band - Community Concert St Peter's Cathedral: Sunday 1 May, 2.00pm Conductor: Sergey Grynchuk A concert of light and…

History & Religion Lectures - Dr Francis Brooks
02/05/2016 - 23/05/2016 / 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
History & Religion Lectures by Dr Francis Brooks Mondays in May, beginning 2nd through to 23rd 7.30pm in the CP Hall Download Poster…

Ascension Day Choral Eucharist
05/05/2016 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Choral Eucharist for Ascension Day Choir: Certaine Notes Chamber Choir Directed by: Leonie Hempton OAM Details to come.

Hugh Mackay in conversation with Rev'd Dr Lynn Arnold AO
08/05/2016 / 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hugh Mackay in conversation with Rev'd Dr Lynn Arnold AO. Discussing Hugh's latest book "Beyond Belief: How we find meaning without religion"…

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Thought for the week

 God is present at the edge of our real questions.
Jesus is always a question for us.
At the beginning of John’s gospel, the first words spoken by Jesus are: “What are you looking for?” (John 1:38)
Tony Kelly

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